3 Degrees of Close, Comparative Degree of Close, Superlative Degree of Close

3 Degrees of Close, Comparative Degree of Close, Superlative Degree of Close

Comparative and Superlative degrees of adjectives are quite useful in understanding different aspects of adjectives. Adjectives is a very important part of speech. It is very pleasant to see how some adjectives changes. In the following lesson, you will learn the 3 degrees of close; you will learn the comparative degree of close, along with the superlative degree of close.

There are different degrees of close, covered in this lesson. You will find out the meaning and synonyms of close. Example sentences of close. Examples of Degrees of close. Readout all the different examples of degrees of close. All the three degrees of close in English.

Comparative degree of close is closer and Superlative degree of close is closest. Here is the comparative and superlative degree for close.

Adjective Comparative Superlative
Close closer closest


Examples Sentences for Degrees of Close

  • For one horrific scene the sheer magnitude of what they had completed managed to bring her close to fear.
  • Geographically, the two countries are close.
  • Her heart was beating due to his close closeness.
  • Our houses are in close proximity to one another.
  • She slipped over, hugging close to john, her face on his blanket.
  • She was extremely close of accomplishing her aim.
  • She was now extremely close to the animal.
  • That automobile approached us at a dangerously close distance.
  • The sisters are incredibly close.

Synonyms of Close

  • warm
  • proximate
  • nigh
  • next
  • neighboring
  • nearly
  • nearest
  • near-at-hand
  • in the ball park
  • in spitting distance
  • impending
  • imminent
  • immediate
  • hard by
  • handy
  • give or take a little
  • convenient
  • contiguous
  • at hand
  • around the corner
  • approaching
  • adjoining
  • adjacent
  • across the street
  • abutting

Here is the List of 200+ Comparative and Superlative Adjectives:

Adjective Comparative Superlative
Bossy bossier bossiest
Chubby chubbier chubbiest
Cold colder coldest
Curvy curvier curviest
Dirty dirtier dirtiest
Fair fairer fairest
Fine finer finest
Funny funnier funniest
Green greener greenest
Heavy heavier heaviest
Kind kinder kindest
Lively livelier liveliest
Messy messier messiest
Popular more popular most popular
New newer newest
Rich richer richest
Salty saltier saltiest
Simple simpler simplest
Smelly smellier smelliest
Steep steeper steepest
Tan tanner tannest
Warm warmer warmest
Worldly worldlier worldliest
Bad worse worst
Big bigger biggest
Brief briefer briefest
Clean cleaner cleanest
Crazy crazier craziest
Damp damper dampest
Dull duller dullest
Fancy fancier fanciest
Fit fitter fittest
Gloomy gloomier gloomiest
Guilty guilter guiltiest
Hip hipper hippest
Late later latest
Long longer longest
Moist moister moistest
Noisy noisier noisiest
Proud prouder proudest
Risky riskier riskiest
Scary scarier scariest
Skinny skinnier skinniest
Smooth smoother smoothest
Strange stranger strangest
Thick thicker thickest
Wealthy wealthier wealthiest
Young younger youngest
Black blacker blackest
Broad broader broadest
Clever cleverer cleverest
Creepy creepier creepiest
Deadly deadlier deadliest
Dusty dustier dustiest
Fast faster fastest
Flat flatter flattest
Grand grander grandest
Handy handier handiest
Humble humbler humblest
Light lighter lightest
Lovely lovelier loveliest
Nasty nastier nastiest
Oily oilier oiliest
Quick quicker quickest
Rough rougher roughest
Sharp sharper sharpest
Slim slimmer slimmest
Soon sooner soonest
Strong stronger strongest
Thirsty thirstier thirstiest
Wet wetter wettest
Brave braver bravest
Classy classier classiest
Cool cooler coolest
Cute cuter cutest
Dry drier driest
Firm firmer firmest
Gentle gentler gentlest
Gross grosser grossest
High higher highest
Large larger largest
Lonely lonlier loneliest
Mild milder mildest
Beautiful more beautiful most beautiful
Famous more famous most famous
Nice nicer nicest
Pretty prettier prettiest
Ripe riper ripest
Sane saner sanest
Sincere sincerer sincerest
Smoky smokier smokiest
Stingy stingier stingiest
Tasty tastier tastiest
Weak weaker weakest
Worthy worthier worthiest
Bloody bloodier bloodiest
Calm calmer calmest
Cloudy cloudier cloudiest
Deep deeper deepest
Easy easier easiest
Few fewer fewest
Fresh fresher freshest
Greasy greasier greasiest
Hard harder hardest
Icy icier iciest
Little littler littlest
Mad madder maddest
Cruel more cruel most cruel
Near nearer nearest
Plain plainer plainest
Rare rarer rarest
Rusty rustier rustiest
Short shorter shortest
Slow slower slowest
Sorry sorrier sorriest
Sweaty sweatier sweatiest
Tough tougher toughest
Wild wilder wildest
Blue bluer bluest
Cheap cheaper cheapest
Clumsy clumsier clumsiest
Crunchy crunchier crunchiest
Dense denser densest
Empty emptier emptiest
Fierce fiercer fiercest
Friendly friendlier friendliest
Great greater greatest
Harsh harsher harshest
Itchy itchier itchiest
Little (amount) less least
Many more most
Neat neater neatest
Polite politer politest
Raw rawer rawest
Sad sadder saddest
Shy shyer shyest
Small smaller smallest
Sour sourer sourest
Sweet sweeter sweetest
TRUE truer truest
Windy windier windiest
Bland blander blandest
Busy busier busiest
Close closer closest
Crispy crispier crispiest
Dear dearer dearest
Early earlier earliest
Fat fatter fattest
Grave graver gravest
Happy happier happiest
Hungry hungrier hungriest
Likely likelier likeliest
Low lower lowest
Foolish more foolish most foolish
Naughty naughtier naughtiest
Old older/elder oldest/eldest
Quiet quieter quietest
Rude ruder rudest
Shiny shinier shiniest
Slimy slimier slimiest
Sore sorer sorest
Sunny sunnier sunniest
Tiny tinier tiniest
Wide wider widest
Angry angrier angriest
Bold bolder boldest
Chewy chewier chewiest
Coarse coarser coarsest
Curly curly curliest
Faint fainter faintest
Filthy filthier filthiest
Full fuller fullest
Greedy greedier greediest
Healthy healthier healthiest
Juicy juicier juiciest
Little (size) littler littlest
Mean meaner meanest
Difficult more difficult most difficult
Renowned more renowned most renowned
Needy needier neediest
Poor poorer poorest
Safe safer safest
Silly sillier silliest
Smart smarter smartest
Spicy spicier spiciest
Tall taller tallest
Ugly uglier ugliest
Wise wiser wisest
Good better best
Bitter bitterer bitterest
Bright brighter brightest
Clear clear clearest
Creamy creamier creamiest
Dark darker darkest
Dumb dumber dumbest
Flaky flakier flakiest
Far further/farther furthest/farthest
Hairy hairier hairiest
Hot hotter hottest
Lazy lazier laziest
Loud louder loudest
Narrow narrower narrowest
Odd odder oddest
Pure purer purest
Roomy roomier roomiest
Shallow shallower shallowest
Sleepy sleepier sleepiest
Soft softer softest
Strict stricter strictest
Thin thinner thinnest
Weird weirder weirdest